OMAR AND ERNIE
At the age of 14, Erik Sansom initiated the cartoon strip “Omar and Ernie” in the Toronto Sun. It ran for about five years. “ Omar and Ernie was a humorous strip composed of Beethoven, Irving and Macduff in addition to the two principals. Usually each strip stood on its own and read much like stand up comedy with principal and a straight man.
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Toronto Sun: “Omar and Ernie.” Car., Eric Sansom. approximately 1973 to March 9,1979.